The Observer

Men’s tennis kicks off spring with 3 victories

Claire Nordt, Sports Editor

February 15, 2019


Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports, Spring Sports, Tennis

The Case Western Reserve University men’s tennis team started their spring 2019 season successfully with three victories on Saturday, Feb. 9. The team defeated Wabash College, Earlham College and the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology each with a score of 9-0. The Spartans started the day by facing Wabas...

Serena Williams pursues record-tying win

Serena Williams pursues record-tying win

Claire Nordt, Staff Reporter

January 18, 2019


Filed under Cleveland & National Sports, Sports, Tennis, Top Stories, Women's Tennis

The Australian Open has begun, meaning Serena Williams is once again fighting for a title. Williams has the opportunity to match Margaret Court’s record for most Grand Slam singles titles of all-time. Court’s record currently sits at 24, a record she set during her career between 1960-1977. Willi...

Tennis teams wrap up fall seasons, women’s duo set for ITA Cup

David Chang, Staff Reporter

October 12, 2018


Filed under Sports, Tennis

The Case Western Reserve University men’s and women’s tennis teams completed their fall season on Sept. 30. The women’s team played strong Division I teams at the Detroit Mercy Invitational in Michigan, while the men’s team competed at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Fall Cen...

Tennis duo goes down in record books

Tennis duo goes down in record books

Andrew Ford, Sports Editor

September 28, 2018


Filed under Sports, Tennis, Top Stories, Women's Tennis

The dynamic duo of fourth-year student Jessica Liu and second-year student Madeleine Paolucci marked their names in Case Western Reserve University tennis history. Liu and Paolucci won the 2018 Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Division III Central Regional Championships on Sunday, Sept. 23,...

Women’s tennis starts fall season against tough competition

Riley Simko, Staff Reporter

September 14, 2018


Filed under Sports, Tennis, Women's Tennis

The Case Western Reserve University women’s tennis team started their season at the Oberlin Invitational last weekend, winning several singles and doubles matches over the two days of competition. The women’s team ended last season as a top-15 team in Division III and seek to maintain their rep...

Men’s tennis storm the court in season openers

Riley Simko, Staff Reporter

September 14, 2018


Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports, Tennis

The Case Western Reserve University men’s tennis team battled through bad weather to take four of the five brackets in the Kenyon Invitational doubles’ competition. The six Spartan doubles teams combined to win 26 of their 29 matches over the course of two days. Third-year student Anthony Kanam and second-...

Men’s tennis wins both matches on senior day

David Chang, Staff Reporter

April 27, 2018


Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports

The No. 18 Case Western Reserve University men’s tennis team won both games on Senior Day against New York University (NYU), 7-2, and Ohio Wesleyan University (OWU), 6-3, at home. The Spartans boast a 15-9 record, winning six out of the last seven games heading into University Athletic Association...

Track and Field perform well at meet, women’s tennis seeded at No. 5 in UAA championship

Sanjay Annigeri, Sports Editor

April 27, 2018


Filed under Sports, Track and Field, Women's Tennis

Track and Field place in top at Sparky Adams Invitational The Case Western Reserve University track and field teams competed in the Sparky Adams Invitational, hosted by Baldwin Wallace University in Berea, Ohio. The women’s team finished third with a score of 104.5 points, while the men’s tea...

Tennis hitting stride going into conference championships

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter

April 20, 2018


Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports, Tennis

The No. 16 Case Western Reserve University women's tennis team beat Division II Walsh University 7-2 last Thursday in North Canton, Ohio. The win improved the Spartans to 13-3 on the season with the win, while Walsh dropped to 10-8 this year. CWRU has won 10 of its last 11 matches. Since the S...

Spartans split matches in Michigan

David Chang, Staff Reporter

April 20, 2018


Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports, Tennis

The No. 18 Case Western Reserve University men's tennis team headed to Kalamazoo, MI to take on Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology and No. 30 Kalamazoo College. The Spartans defeated the Fighting Engineers 8-1 and 5-0, while dropping the game against Kalamazoo 5-4. The Spartan’s record is now 13-9....

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